Birmingham to Venice by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    19hr 50m
  • Distance
    1,297 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    25hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Birmingham to Venice by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Venice take around 19 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,297 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Venice.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Venice?

Journeys between Birmingham and Venice usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Birmingham to Venice every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Venice?

The Birmingham to Venice train travel time is normally about 19 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Birmingham to Venice train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Venice is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:29 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 06:22, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Birmingham to Venice train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Venice by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Venice?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Venice, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • EuroCity
  • Eurostar
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • Italo
  • London Underground
  • Regionale Veloce
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.